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February 11, 2020

APEC running more pre-eclampsia study days than ever!

2020 looks like being our busiest year to date, with over 1000 healthcare professionals booked in to attend one of our study days. The APEC team […]
January 31, 2020

Pre-eclampsia and its effects on men’s mental health. Can you help with a study?

APEC supporter Alice, who suffered with pre-eclampsia herself, is conducting some research for her MA Dissertation. Please read the below message from her, thank you for […]
January 29, 2020

APEC staff changes for 2020

We sadly said a very fond farewell to the wonderful Carol Tustin at Christmas, as she decided to retire. Carol has worked incredibly hard for the […]
December 4, 2019

Walker Redman Award Update: Dr. Alice Beardmore-Gray

APEC’s highly coveted Walker Redman Scholarship aims to support post-doctoral students in the United Kingdom by helping to fund travel to improve their knowledge and understanding […]
May 22, 2019
World Pre-Eclampsia Day

Why does World Pre-eclampsia Day mean so much to me?

I have been reflecting a lot about my experience of preeclampsia. This reflection has largely been prompted by World Pre-eclampsia Day on the 22nd May – […]
May 21, 2019

World Pre-eclampsia Day 2019

Nearly 76,000 mothers and 500,000 babies worldwide lose their lives to preeclampsia and related hypertensive disorders of pregnancy every year. To raise awareness of pre-eclampsia as […]
April 29, 2019

Our Virgin Money London Marathon champions!

Thank you to all our wonderful Virgin Money London Marathon runners and supporters. Once again we were lucky enough to have a brilliant group of people […]
April 10, 2019

Pre-eclampsia: Know the Signs leaflets now available

You may recall we offered 500 free to the first 10 Trusts in our recent newsletter. We had such an overwhelming response, we extended this offer […]
April 2, 2019
Placental growth factor testing to assess women with suspected pre-eclampsia

New research into pre-eclampsia prediction testing

Important trial shows that PlGF testing halves time to pre-eclampsia diagnosis and reduces maternal complications. Action on Pre-eclampsia are passionate about high quality research into pre-eclampsia. […]